Tag Archives: making choices

D&C 14-17

D&C 14 Endure to the end David Whitmer does not endure.  Born Jan 7 1805, died Jan 25 1888.  Excommunicated April 1838, he never returned to the church.  When Moroni showed the 3 witnesses the plates, he turned directly to … Continue reading

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D&C 11 Wait a little longer until you have my word

Section 11 There is value in preparation time Verse 16- wait All of us are in need to prepare now- fill the tank now why you can This is the most basic of all teachings- work on the basics why … Continue reading

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Partnership with the Lord

In our preexistent state, in the day of the great council, we made a certain agreement with the Almighty. The Lord proposed a plan, conceived by him. We accepted it. Since the plan is intended for all men, we become … Continue reading

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Finding Diamonds

The story is told of Ali Hafed, a wealthy ancient Persian who owned much land and many productive fields, orchards, and gardens and had money out at interest. He had a lovely family and at first was contented because he … Continue reading

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Listening to the right voice

One of the first lessons our youth can learn as they go through the Doctrine and Covenants and Church History is how to listen to the right voice.  From the very beginning of his work as a prophet, Joseph Smith … Continue reading

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Reformed Egyptian

Today I was listening as my 13 year old son was explaining how Moroni felt that he had no writing skills.  I wondered where he got that impression and asked him.  “Right here, dad- see, it says, ‘and only a … Continue reading

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